Sidney Poitier, the first African-American Oscar nominee for best actor, has died at the age of 94.
“Report” reports with reference to TMZ.
The cause of death of the actor, who is a citizen of the United States and the Bahamas, is not reported.
Sidney Poitier was born in 1927 in Miami, USA to a migrant family from the Bahamas. He has acted in dozens of films during his acting career. He won an Oscar for Best Actor for his 1963 film Lilies of the Valley. Later, Poitiers served as ambassador to the Bahamas in Japan.